Noida: 94th AAFT Festival of Short Digital Films is inaugurated with much international participation at Marwah Studios highlighting 15 short films made during the last semester of Asian Academy of Film And Television.
“It is a historical day and we are creating a World Record of conducting 94th AAFT Festival of Short Digital Films. The first festival in the World to touch 94th edition, happens four times in a year, showcased 2300 directors debut short films in last 24 years,” introduced the festival by Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studios.
“It is like a dream to plan, design and conduct 4 editions of the festival in one single year and reaching to 94th edition in 24 years of its existence, three cheers to Sandeep Marwah an international media Guru,” said Isaiah Anthony a writer and motivator from Nigeria at the inauguration of the festival.
“I am well travelled and have been to many film schools of the World. No single institute can be compared to the activities of AAFT. The syllabus and training program offered by AAFT is the best so far in the World,” said Mike Berry a filmmaker and jury member of the best festivals like Cannes, Berlin, New York, etc.
The exposure and contacts what you can develop in a film school like AAFT is unbelievable. No film school organizes a festivals of this grandeur to promote their students,” said Hari Om Dhaiya President Royal Commonwealth Society.
Arun Arora of cultural organization Udan emphasized on the social subjects of the film. Prafulla Ketkar Editor of 70-year-old magazine Organizer talked about unique ideas for the films, Anju Kamal Kant Municipal Councilor, Dr. V. K. Goswami former Vice Chancellor and Satya Bhushan Jain also spoke on the occasion.
Later Sandeep Marwah President of the Festival honored the dignities with the life membership of International Film And Television Club of AAFT.